■ Air Force Airman Donald T. Winstead graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. He is the grandson of Mary Jones of Berea and is a 2010 graduate of Madison Southern High School.
■ Army Pfc. Brandon K. Besten has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla. He is the son of Jane Besten of Lexington and is a 2009 graduate of Bryan Station High School.
■ William F. Neltner has graduated from the Army ROTC (Reserve Officer Training Corps) Leader Development and Assessment Course, also known as "Operation Warrior Forge," at Fort Lewis, Tacoma, Wash. He is the son of Joseph D. and Victoria L. Neltner of Lexington.
■ Army Pfc. Michael T. Kessler has graduated from the Special Forces Candidate One-Station Unit Training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga. He is the stepson of Dwight Wilke of Richmond and a 2005 graduate of Estill County High School.